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Earned Master's degree in Student Affairs, Higher Education, or related field.
Minimum of two years student conduct related experience at a post-secondary institution.
Knowledge of current trends and issues facing the student conduct field and higher education.
Demonstrated knowledge of federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and guidelines related to student conduct.
Excellent oral and written communication skills, a collaborative communication style, strong interpersonal skills, and proven ability to work with sensitive and confidential information.
Must be detail-oriented and computer proficient with strong organizational abilities.
Demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The Assistant Director of Student Conduct serves as a full-time, professional staff member and assists in promoting the mission and philosophy of the Office of Student Conduct.
The essential duties of the position include the following:
Serve as a Conduct Review Officer, reviewing, investigating, adjudicating, and managing conduct cases.
Oversight of either the academic integrity process or student conduct board process, including coordinating programming and outreach effort.
Advise conduct boards, including coordinating selections, training, and evaluation.
Assist in addressing off campus process conduct violations.
Serve, as needed, as a Student Conduct Counselor during formal conduct resolutions.
Supervise a graduate assistant or intern and practicum students, including coordinating training and evaluation.
Serve as liaison to local law enforcement, including University Police and off-campus agencies.
Serve as a liaison to University Housing staff.
Serve as member of the Dean of Students on-call rotation.
Research and assist with the implementation of trends and best practices related to student conduct and academic integrity.
Work collaboratively with units throughout the University.
Assist with the day-to-day operations of the office including file maintenance and administrative support.
Responsibilities can include other duties as assigned.
Appalachian State University, located in Boone, North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains, prepares students to lead purposeful lives as engaged global citizens who understand their responsibilities in creating a sustainable future for all. The transformational Appalachian experience promotes a spirit of inclusion that brings people together in inspiring ways to acquire and create knowledge, to grow holistically, to act with passion and determination, and embrace diversity and difference. Appalachian enrolls about 18,000 students, has a low faculty-to-student ratio and offers more than 150 undergraduate and graduate majors. It is one of 16 universities in the University of North Carolina system.